With the beginning of February, the wedding season is almost over but there will always be a few couples who plan to get hitched after the seasonal merriment settles in. Brides look for Pakistani wedding dresses that are beautiful, timeless, and distinctive as it is going to be their big day and they need to stand out. To achieve a matchless look, a dress must be designed with new color palettes and silhouettes and who does it better than our designers?
Here are some of the finest works of our local designers from their latest bridal collections to help brides plan their dresses.
Elan’s Les Lilas has something exquisite to offer to brides this season. With subtle powder shades, the dresses are meticulously detailed and the cuts are sleek and sophisticated.
The dreamy periwinkle bridal from Elan’s couture collection boasts of ace craftsmanship and lustrous embellishments in pearls and Swarovski. The cutout pattern on the bodice adds a contemporary finish to an ensemble that exudes grandeur.
One look at the ethereal ivory-hued number and you will fell in love with the dainty embellishments, the soft feminine color and the perfect blend of traditional craft and modern silhouette. The mermaid style gown is fit for a princess.
If you are planning to look like royalty on your wedding day then look no further than Sana Safinaz bridal collection 18/19 titled Baada-e-naaz.
The fashion label offers a mix and match of vivid colors infused with several styles in this traditional ensemble. It has a copper color drapery over a dhaani dress accentuated with multihued intricate embroidery. It is the perfect homage to the romance of heritage.
You cannot miss that heavily embellished lehenga choli. The dress itself has a charisma of its own with delicate tissue and net fabrics adorned by crystalline accents.
For the girls who want intricate pieces, Sania Maskatiya has various options in its bridals. From soft shades to bold hues and contrasts, you will find a luxe outfit of your dream.
The beautifully crafted long front open net zardozi work shirt has intricate silver embroidery and cutwork borders. Paired with a net dupatta featuring rich zardozi work, the gorgeous shirt comes with a hand-embroidered lehenga with red and green motifs.
No trousseau seems complete without a bright red Jora and to fill that void, it is advised Sania Maskatiya’s head-turning red jamawar lehenga. If you peek closely, it has phoenix embroidered on it with a rick zardozi border. A heavily accentuated choli and a tissue dupatta with profound scalloping are all that you need to ramp up the glam quotient.
Shamaeel Ansari Wedding Ensembles
If you are soon getting engaged, or maybe just love looking at wedding ensembles, haute couture season is a source of endless dress inspiration. Shamaeel Ansari is one designer whose royal pieces are ideal to be carried as statement items whether you have to attend any wedding shenanigan or be the center of attention as the bride. Her new seasonal wedding wear range has custom-made couture designs with a slew of show-stopping gowns that one would die to wear.
With an elegant feminine tapestry, pastels rule Shamaeel’s color palette this season. The assortment has soft lilac, mint, beige and gold tones dominating the drapes. With an asymmetrical jacket and skirt, the lilac ensemble is fit for a queen, as the dress looks empowering and dramatic at the same time. The beige gilded Anarkali frock is paired with a white skirt accentuated with colorful motifs. The sheer Anarkali is embellished with golden appliqués and has a regal feel to it.
Another dress with a rose pattern cover the skirt is an excellent fit for a grand Mehendi. With silver embroidery over a muted green base, the dress appearance is elegant and majestic. The heavy embellishments comprise crystal and pearl work over the bodice up to the waist.
If you’re looking for some drama, the striking emerald green number with white chain patterns is a beautiful pick. With flouncy sleeves and heavy silver embellishments over the bodice, the uneven hems in this dress are some of its prettiest features.
Feathers, flounce, and a fishtail design add up to a strong appearance. The mauve ensemble is bold with structured styles infusing into each other. Feathers give it an interesting detail over the tail and the sleeves, while its statement printed exaggerated sleeves are placed just below the elbow.